Let's return to some level of sanity in pay/income equaliity for all of our fellow Americans and return to an income equity equation that promotes a fair and balanced standard of living for everyone.

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Legend 4 years 11 weeks ago
#1

I totally agree with uping the overtime. We are one of the most overworked countries in the world. But I would go further and make it mandantory for overtime for all over 40 hours per week. I have seen to many Engineers, Accontants etc. expected to work 70 hour weeks for a salary that does not compare. Many think that they will get a bone-us. It always seems to be a bad quarter. The ultimate greed is a CEO making millions and not paying overtime to all. If they had to hire more to cover the non overtime worked unemployment would plummit. Countries like Sweden have a maximum of a 36 hour week. It works.

Legend 4 years 11 weeks ago
#2

It amazes me how a subject like this will generate no debate and a post about guns will generate endless emotional debate.

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Roland de Brabant 4 years 11 weeks ago
#3

Maybe everyone agrees.

Roland

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michellekovalik 4 years 11 weeks ago
#4

TY Legend, I really do belive that income equality meaning also opportunity equality would go a hell of a long way to solving many of our society's ills.

TH replayed TedRosevelt today, and the part about an income "that would permit people to live morally" really stood out. I really do believe that if everyone reguardless of what subset demographic population he/she belonged to had access to true and fair opportunity and income/wealth, we'd ALL be better off.

Duh, right?

Bernie for POTUS!!!.............mlk

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michellekovalik 4 years 11 weeks ago
#5

I hope so Roland.

mlk

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